Warning: You are not logged in. Your IP address will be publicly visible if you make any edits. If you log in or create an account, your edits will be attributed to your username, along with other benefits. Anti-spam check. Do not fill this in!===Early life and career=== Raised in [[Canada]], Ryan graduated from the [[University of Notre Dame]] in 1960, and took a job the newly-formed CFTO as an assistant sports director. Here he called games for the [[Toronto Marlboros]]. In 1966, Ryan was hired as the director of public relations for the expansion [[California Golden Seals|Oakland Seals]] of the [[National Hockey League|NHL]]. He became the team's radio play by play announcer in 1968. In 1970 he moved east to call [[New York Rangers]] games on WOR and the [[MSG Network]]. While in [[New York City]], Ryan worked at WPIX as a news co-anchor and sportscaster.<ref>[http://web.archive.org/20010427034708/www.geocities.com/televisioncity/studio/2020/alumni_wpix.html TV News New York | WPIX-TV News Alumni<!-- Bot generated title -->]</ref> Summary: Please note that all contributions to the Ice Hockey Wiki are considered to be released under the CC-BY-SA Cancel Editing help (opens in new window) Retrieved from "https://icehockey.fandom.com/wiki/Tim_Ryan"